James Lawrence

LAWRENCE, James Donald, 61, of Alpena died March 30, 2014, surrounded by his family.

He is survived by his wife Shirley; daughter, Kaylin Shultz of Alpena, brothers Dave (Mary Lee) of Alpena, Tom (Debbie) of Georgia, Bill (Deb) of New York/Michigan, and sister Kathy Grieve of Utah; and many nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.

Family and friends may call on Jim at Bannan Funeral Home of Alpena on Wednesday, April 2, 2014, from 2-8 p.m. VFW Post 2496 will hold a service at 5 p.m. and a prayer service is scheduled at 7 p.m. Visitation continues from 9-10 a.m. Thursday, April 3, 2014, before a funeral service conducted by Pastor Jim Gulish at Bannan Funeral Home at 10 a.m. A brunch to celebrate his life will be held at Shoreline Wesleyan Church immediately following the funeral service.

Final resting place will be Holy Cross Cemetery.